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YOUTH HOSTEL GROENINGEHEEM

Kortrijk, Belgium, Europe

Sector Hotels & Resorts
Project status completed
Location Kortrijk, Belgium, Europe
Execution March 2014 - February 2015
Architect URA, Stalingradlaan 100, 1000 Brussel, BE
Study April 2011 - July 2012
GFA 3,000 m2
Scope Study and following up MEP
Intervention Construction
Client Stad Kortrijk, Grote Markt 54, 8500 Kortrijk, BE

Total technical installations cost: € 967.296,42 excl. VAT

Total construction cost: € 4.285.000,00 excl. VAT

Surface: 3.000 m² – 123 beds

K Level / Energy class: 26

 

Since April 2015 one may enjoy their stay at the youth hostel ‘Groeningeheem’ in Kortrijk. A new and impressive hostel was built on the existing site on the Passionistenlaan. The hostel has a capacity of 123 beds, divided into rooms that can accommodate from 1 to 6 people, and all with their own private bathroom. There is also a restaurant, bar, two multipurpose rooms, and the hostel is accessible for people living with disabilities. The hostels guest accommodate primarily young backpackers, large families, school classes and international students who are looking for a very affordable comfortable room.

Sustainable Features

comfort
comfort
reuse rainwater
reuse rainwater
water management
water management
heat recovery
heat recovery
insulation
insulation
waste management
waste management
PV panels
PV panels
passive cooling
passive cooling
glazing
glazing